Mary Beth Ellis

Mary Beth Ellis writes from Orlando, Florida.

Hope and Glory

Crystal Ball v. Gore On the evening of the 2000 election, I sat before Judith Regan Live watching a psychic make a prediction about the…

Holding the Line

There are certain things one simply does not announce about oneself upon meeting a marriage-eligible member of the opposite sex. Such as: “I’ve refrained from…

Fourteen

In November of 2002, baseball’s all-time hits leader had the following conversation with the commissioner of baseball, Bud Selig: “Yes, sir, I did bet on…